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Hlavní město Praha, Czechia
Terezin Concentration Camp Day Tour from Prague

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Overview

Take in a poignant piece of World War II history on this half day tour of Terezin Concentration Camp from Prague. Led by an expert guide, learn the history behind one of the largest camps in the Czech Republic and preserve the stories of the lives lost. See the complex as well as the Terezin Memorial, the only institution of its kind in the country. Your tour will conclude with transportation back to Prague.
  • Visit Terezin, one the largest concentration camps in the Czech Republic
  • Take a fully narrated tour with an expert guide
  • Explore the Terezin Memorial -- the only institution of its kind in the Czech Republic
  • Retrace the story of Jewish prisoners during Nazi rule in World War II
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Air-conditioned vehicle
Professional guide
Hotel pickup and drop-off
Food and drinks, unless specified
Gratuities
Náměstí Republiky 1037/3 , Náměstí Republiky 1037/3, Nové Město, 110 00 Praha-Praha 1, Czechia

Departure Point: The Yellow Kiosk of Prague Sightseeing Tours Address: Náměstí Republiky 3 110 00 Prague 1 Directions: Opposite the Municipal House (near Powder Gate)

12:45 PM
This activity will end right where it started.
Initially founded in 1780 to shield the city of Prague, Terezin was converted into a Jewish ghetto and concentration cam during World War II, where thousands of lives were taken during the Nazi occupation.

Begin your tour in Prague, where you’ll board your coach for the journey to the camp. Once there, explore the grounds as your guide provides narration about the lives of the prisoners and the tragedies that took place.

Afterward, pay homage to the thousands of the camp’s victims at the Terezin Memorial. The only institution of its kind in the Czech Republic, you’ll have the chance to experience educational exhibits and further your understanding of the Holocaust during this eye-opening and unique tour.

Your tour will conclude with transportation back to your original departure point in Prague.
Itinerary
Stop At:  
Terezin Memorial
Initially founded in 1780 to shield the city of Prague, Terezin was converted into a Jewish ghetto during World War II, where thousands of lives were taken during the Nazi occupation. Begin your tour in Prague, where you’ll hop aboard your coach for the journey to the camp. Once there, explore the grounds as your guide provides narration about the lives of the prisoners and the tragedies that took place. Afterward, pay homage to the thousands of the camp’s victims at the Terezin Memorial. The only institution of its kind in the Czech Republic, you’ll have the chance to experience educational exhibits and further your understanding of the Holocaust during this eye-opening and unique tour. Your tour will conclude with transportation back to your original departure point in Prague.
Duration: 3 hours 
Admission Ticket Included
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Infant seats available
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 29 travelers
  • OPERATED BY Cedok
You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.
  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
  • Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund.

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What is the policy on sanitization during Terezin Concentration Camp Day Tour from Prague?
A:The policies on sanitization are:

  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
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Traveler Tips


  • "Bring a snack or lite lunch as the small shop at Terezin has only limited items like hot dogs, fries and ice cream." See review
  • "Don't forget to take a drink and a snack as there is nothing available on the day." See review
  • "Also note, that lunch is not included and to give you more time at the museum, it is best to pack a lunch than to rely on the limited lunch options at the museum." See review

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star-4
Good tour, would recommend
Kelli_M
, Aug 2022
Tour was as described - pick up and drop of were exactly on time. Bus was very comfortable - good AC, comfortable seats. The site itself was moving and very educational. A difficult place to visit but important to remember. The tour makes it easy to visit multiple areas, and our guide was very knowledgeable. Note that some parts are not accessible on Saturdays.
star-5
Journey into history
Dima_s
, Aug 2022
Our tour guide Helene made the experience. The exhibitions were well presented and we got a great historical orientation on Czech history, WWII and the Holocaust
star-5
Bear witness to WWII concentration camps
Robert_W
, Jul 2022
Our tour guide, Petr, was very knowledgeable, personable, and enthusiastic about history and it’s relationships with culture and norms of the time. Terezin is a sad story about human cruelty, everyone possible should witness its expression so that we can all hope it won’t happen again
star-4
Memorable
Colleen_H
, Jul 2022
This outing is a must see so the generations ahead can have a basic understanding of what went on during this time..
1 traveler found this review helpful
star-5
Fantastic guide
Matthew_R
, Jul 2022
Fantastic tour, well worth the money. The guide Helen was fantastic and spent the entire trip to and from the camp commentating, which was fantastic. Her knowledge of Prague, Czech Republic and even other parts of the world was just amazing! She is very knowledgeable and really provided some fantastic insight! You visit both the small and the large fortress. With the small fortress you actually get handed over to a guide from that facility, and she spends about an hour guiding you through it. At the large fortress, it’s the tour guide from the bus, although it’s somewhat self guided. It was a really good experience (if you can say that). Compared to other camps, a lot of the original facilities have been retained.
star-5
Excellent well worth the money
Eilish_K
, Jul 2022
Excellent tour, very good value. The tour guide was amazing so informative. The tour guide in Terevin was also amazing. A very good trip.
star-4
Good experience
Helle_H
, Jul 2022
The prison was an interesting experience and we had a very good guide who could tell us about the terrible things that had happened there.
star-1
Worst tour guide ever, at what should have been a deeply moving experience
Dylan_N
, Jul 2022
While visiting a place with such tragic and important history was deeply moving, we had the worst tour guide I’ve ever experienced on our trip. Our guide spoke incredibly quietly, with little enthusiasm and failed to give much more than recounted Wikipedia paragraphs. She also failed to give us much time to look around and seemed bothered when asked questions. We all left very disappointed and robbed of what should have been a much more carefully presented and profound experience. The museums and info/plaques around Terezin saved this from being a total waste of money. I would strongly recommend visiting Terezin, but would think twice about booking through Viator, if this is the level of quality control they display when filtering their tour guides.
star-5
Important learning experience
Barbara_G
, Jun 2022
Visiting Terezin was a very emotional experience. I have known about Terezin since I was a child. Seeing how people were treated was different than hearing stories and reading books. I would recommend this tour to anyone who is interested in learning about the worst treatment possible and then actively working to make sure it never happens again to anyone.
star-5
Sad, interesting, sobering
Morgan_D
, Jun 2022
The small fortress is the best part of this tour. You get history about WWII but also history dating back much further. Our tour guide was incredibly knowledgeable.
star-4
Family four
Sofie_E
, May 2022
A mini bus picked us up. It was nice to be a small group. The guide was very nice and informative. Theresienstadt was very touching. We had a four year old with us and it worked just fine. I could recommend this trip. We wish the bus would have AC - it was warm. Bring water!
2 travelers found this review helpful
star-4
Informative trip
emmapnql22
, May 2022
Overall, it was a very informative trip. The guide in the camp was passionate about history so it was interesting to hear him talk about it. The coach was comfortable so overall it was a nice trip.
star-4
Talking to our coach...
Timothy_B
, May 2022
Talking to our coach guide as we walked, an opportunity for questions. She was knowledgeable, informative, but made no effort to interact. OK, probably the right approach for guides.
star-5
Special, overwhelming, with a lot of interesting details and background. Putting things in the proper perspective.
bas_k
, May 2022
It was a very special trip, with a very high quality guide, that was really knowledgeable and she (Sarah) was really open for questions. It was all clearly explained and a good balance between content and duration.
star-5
Emotionally hard but essential tour
Margaret_T
, May 2022
This day was well worth my time. The tour guide was knowledgeable and passionate about the history of Terezin. This part of our world history is necessary for everyone to know and understand. It's a hard emotionally taxing day, but in these hard polarizing times it is so important that we remember our darkest side and never ever repeat it.
1 traveler found this review helpful
star-5
Great trip. We went as a...
Yue_P
, Apr 2022
Great trip. We went as a couple and felt that we learned more about the holocaust history. The groups was small with many stops so we felt that the time was well used. Very memorable to see the actual prisons and ghettos with our own eyes. Recommend to go for everyone
star-5
An experience you wont forget
Lynn_M
, Mar 2022
The entire day was unforgettable. Our guide Sara was extremely knowledgable and approachable. The bus was comfy and air conditioned.
1 traveler found this review helpful
star-3
Nice but long!
Eline_R
, Mar 2022
Nice tour and a good experience to visit. However the tour was a bit to long and to much information from the guide. It would have been Nice to have Some time for your self to look around.
star-5
An indescribable experience
Matthew_R
, Feb 2022
The fact that we stood in a physical space that was once occupied by such blatant, orchestrated and breathtaking hate was enough to chill the bones of any man, woman or child to pass through the gates of Terezin Concentration Camp.
star-5
Amazing
Dana_B
, Jan 2022
Very informative and interactive trip. Was great to see some original things from in the camp. Our guide Sofia was lovely too. Would recommend this trip to anyone who’s interested in history.

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